• Announcing the 2016 Guide to Giving

    A resource for giving Canadians
  • Imagine a Canada where charities work to build more vibrant and prosperous communities.

    That's what we imagine when we Imagine Canada.
  • The Narrative

    A new Narrative for the sector.

    The charitable sector in Canada has a remarkable story to tell. What's your story?
  • The Standards Program: Building excellence within Canada's charities.

    Earn accreditation to strengthen your charity with a shared set of common standards.

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Invest in what matters. Invest in trust.

The Standards Program awards accreditation to charities and nonprofits that demonstrate excellence in five areas of operations. To date, more than 200 organizations have invested in trust!

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Guide to Giving:
A Donor Resource

Questions about giving to charity? Check out guidetogiving.ca for quick tips and info to help with your donation decisions.

This holiday season about 60% of Canadians are expected to give approximately $5 billion to thousands of charities.

 

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Charities, Sustainable Funding and Smart Growth

Chief Economist for Canada’s Charitable & Nonprofit Sector forecasts unmet social needs, decreased quality of life.

Through a series of scenarios that project the state of the charitable and nonprofit sector in 2026, chief economist Brian Emmett identifies a looming social deficit

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Our National Partners

  • agora foundation
  • great west life
  • investors group
  • J.W. McConnell Family Foundation
  • Lawson Foundation
  • Muttart Foundation
  • Ontario Trillium Foundation
  • RBC Foundation
  • Suncor
  • TD Bank
  • Telus

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Charitable Registration Number: 119218790 RR0001